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Nov 5 2019

Due diligence on the sale of your business

Categories: Corporate Finance

For every sale of a business, there will be a due diligence process – essentially a ‘health check’ of your business to ensure that there are no surprises for the buyer. Even before you have found a prospective buyer, you should start to think about what questions they may ask about your business. If you more

Jul 24 2018

Gearing up for a sale

Categories: Corporate FinanceLeisure

EQ has recently began acting on behalf of a leading food and drink producer based in Scotland. The business decided to make the move after feeling that they had outgrown their existing advisors. At the initial meeting, the owner advised that a sale of one of their premier brands was a real possibility, though not more

Jul 6 2018

Restructuring of local hotel and restaurant in Fife

Categories: Corporate FinanceLeisure

Our Leisure specialists have recently assisted in the successful restructuring of a hotel/restaurant in the north of Fife. The business operates through a limited company, and EQ were on hand to assist when one of its shareholders was looking to sell their stake in the business. EQ facilitated a management buy out of the shares more

Apr 2 2018

EQ Celebrates £300M Corporate Finance Success

Categories: Corporate Finance

EQ as a firm, have completed Corporate Finance assignments worth £300M in just two years. With offices in Dundee, Forfar, Glenrothes and Cupar, we employ over 100 members of staff and have 15 Partners. We pride ourselves on building strong relationships to work with our clients throughout their journey, whether that may be securing finance more

Jan 23 2018

From Self Employed to Business Owners

Categories: Corporate FinanceHealthcare

For many self-employed dentists, buying their own dental practice is a dream, the ultimate career goal. However, it is also a journey riddled with pitfalls, risk and uncertainty. For dentists and University of Dundee graduates Jane Clyne and Eleanor Ferguson, the onset of a new year marks the start of their second full year owning more

Jan 17 2017

Working with MFM Community Limited

Categories: Corporate FinanceHealthcareTaxation

EQ Taxation and Corporate Finance teams recently assisted the directors and shareholders of MFM Community Limited in selling their dental practice. EQ were asked to participate in the negotiations during which a potential key legislative change was identified by EQ as a problem. This resulted in the deal being fully restructured to the benefit of more

Dec 15 2016

A Polished Performance

Categories: Corporate FinanceHealthcare

Setting up a business is a huge step for anyone. But when you’re doing so while holding down full-time posts elsewhere and with limited knowledge of legalities or finance, that step is a little bit more daunting! However, what has driven Patricia Barry-Murphy and Duncan Graham of Dundee throughout their journey is a shared dream, more